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Sprained or Broken Foot

Patient: How can I tell whether my foot is sprained or broken? I bent my toes under two days ago while moving furniture, and it’s still slightly swollen and more painful today, and walking is difficult. There is no bruising thus far. I don’t have insurance, so going to the hospital is out of the question. Is there any difference in care procedure for a break vs a sprain?

 

 

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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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